Piwik 2.11.2 Web Analytics Platform released

Piwik 2.11.2 recently released, is the leading open source web analytics platform that gives you valuable insights into your website’s visitors, your marketing campaigns and much more, so you can optimize your strategy and online experience of your visitor. Piwik 2.11.2 is a new minor release of Piwik. In this release a few issues have been fixed that were reported in Piwik 2.11.0 and 2.11.1. Unique visitors and Visits since 2.

Microsoft Acquires Revolution Analytics – The R Language

Microsoft today announced that it has acquired Revolution Analytics, an open-source analytics company with a strong focus on the highly popular R programming language for statistical computing. Microsoft says that it made this acquisition “to help more companies use the power of R and data science to unlock big data insights with advanced analytics.” The two companies did not disclose the financial details of the transaction. R is one of the most widely used programming languages specifically designed for statistical computing and predictive analytics, alongside SAS, MatLab, Mathematica and a number of Python libraries.